Geothermal’s Triple-Threat Solution Conan Heating and Geothermal

September 20, 2010

The best heating system your house can have is one you don’t realize is there. And that’s the appeal of the Synergy3D Series from WaterFurnace, a leading manufacturer of geothermal heating and cooling products. With Synergy3D you get an even blanket of heat, right where you want it – no radiators clanking in the night … no gas furnace roaring to life …no too-hot- to-too-cold temperature swings common with fossil fuel systems. Homeowners who want radiant floor heating also will find the Synergy3D Series an exciting product – one that’s highly efficient and increases

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Understanding Earth Loops

September 13, 2010

This is a subject every homeowner in Idaho Falls should understand, too, because earth loops are right at the heart of a geothermal system. They constitute its biggest advantage over conventional heating and cooling technologies. So, what exactly does an earth loop do? It transfers heat to and from the ground – eliminating the need for fossil fuels. And that’s especially good news for Idaho Falls residents. Earth loops come in two basic types. Closed loops are buried in the earth or submerged in a lake or pond. They transfer heat by circulating a

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Idaho Falls Recognizes Different Shades of Green

August 30, 2010

These days, with fossil fuel prices continuing to climb, earth-friendly technologies are becoming more and more attractive. The question is: which earth-friendly – or “green” – technology offers the most affordable, effective, and practical solution? You’ve got everything from geothermal to wind turbines to solar panels and beyond to consider, any one of which can help the environment … and shrink your carbon footprint. Right now, people who pride themselves on being “forward-thinking” are especially conscious of that. The truth is, if you’re like most Idaho Falls homeowners, you’re looking for a way to

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Renewable Energy Tax Credit Rewards Green Homeowners

August 16, 2010

Great news for Idaho Falls, ID! Homeowners who install geothermal heating and cooling systems are eligible for increased tax incentives under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Bill of 2009. Under the previous legislation, a one-time tax credit of 30 percent of the total investment was offered for residential ground loop or ground water geothermal heat pump installations, with a maximum credit of $2,000 for a single residence. The new bill removes the $2,000 cap and offers homeowners the entire 30 percent tax credit. Commercial building systems installed after October 3, 2008, are also eligible for a credit

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In Idaho Falls It Really Pays to Choose the Right Installer!

August 2, 2010

All things considered, installing a geothermal system isn’t all that tricky. But it is something only a trained professional – like Conan Heating & Air Conditioning – should attempt. Because it’s only a properly installed geothermal system that can provide years of low maintenance, high-efficiency comfort and unmatched energy savings. Incorrect sizing or installation from an unqualified contractor can negate any financial benefits through prolonged operation or repair costs. And that can lead to other problems. You’ll be glad to know that Conan Heating & Air Conditioning and all WaterFurnace dealers are required to attend in-depth training in order to carry WaterFurnace

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